Sep 19, 2019  
2010-2011 Denver Campus Catalog 
    
2010-2011 Denver Campus Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Transfer of International Baccalaureate (IB) Credit


International Baccalaureate (IB)

(minimum of 24 credit hours awarded with IB diploma and a score of 4 on each exam)
Credit award and course equivalency information listed in this table applies only to degree programs completed entirely at the Downtown Campus. Health programs at the Anschutz Medical Campus have different credit award policies; visit www.ucdenver.edu/academics and/or contact the program office directly for additional information.

IB Examinations* Minimum Exam Score Standard Exam Higher Exam
(Other IB exams may be considered for credit with a minimum score of 4.) UC Denver Equivalent Course Credit Hours Awarded UC Denver Equivalent Course Credit Hours Awarded
Anthropology 4 ANTH 2102 3 ANTH 2102, None 6
Art (Visual) 4 FINE 1001 3 FINE 1001, None 6
Biology 4 BIOL 2051/2071 4 BIOL 2051/2071, BIOL 2061/2081 8
Chemistry 4 CHEM 2031/2038 4 CHEM 2031/2038, CHEM 2061/2068 9
Computer Science 4 (See Note 1) 3 (See Note 2) 6
Design Technology 4 Not Acceptable (See Note 3)   Not Acceptable (See Note 3)  
Economics 4 ECON 2012 3 ECON 2012, ECON 2013 6
English 4 ENGL 1020 3 ENGL 1020, None 6
French (A-1) 4 FREN 2110, FREN 2120 6    
French (A-1) 4     None 6
French (B) 4 FREN 1010, FREN 1020 10 FREN 2110, FREN 2120 6
History of Europe 4 HIST 1211 3 HIST 1211, HIST 1212 6
History of the Americas 4 HIST 1361 3 HIST 1361, HIST 1362 6
History (other) 4 None 3 None 6
Latin 4 LATN 1010, LATN 1020 10 LATN 2010, LATN 2020 6
Mathematics Academic credit will be awarded for any IB examination in mathematics with a minimum score of 4.
IB credit in mathematics requires departmental review for course equivalencies.
Music 4 PMUS 1001 3 PMUS 1001, None 6
Philosophy 4 PHIL 1012 3 PHIL 1012, None 6
Physics 4 PHYS 2010/2030 5 PHYS 2010/2030, PHYS 2020/2040 10
Psychology 4 PSYC 1000 3 PSYC 1000, PSY 1005 6
Russian (B) 4 None 10 None 6
Spanish (A-1) 4 SPAN 2110, SPAN 2120 6    
Spanish (B) 4 SPAN 1010, SPAN 1020 10 SPAN 2110, SPAN 2120 6
Theatre 4 THTR 1001 3 THTR 1001, None 6

Note 1: Computer science majors who demonstrate proficiency in C++ programming will receive credit that substitutes for CSCI 1410. Business majors will receive credit that substitutes for ISMG 2200.

Note 2: Computer science majors who demonstrate proficiency in C++ programming will receive credit that substitutes for CSCI 1410 and CSCI 2421. Business majors will receive credit that substitutes for ISMG 2200 and three elective credits.

Note 3: Not acceptable unless part of minimum 24 hours awarded with diploma.

*Duplicate credit for exams and/or college courses with similar content is not awarded.

UC Denver School Code:
01398


Send Official Score Reports To:
UC Denver Office of Admissions
Campus Box 167, P.O. Box 173364
Denver, CO 80217-3364


Official Score Reports and Information May Be Obtained By Contacting:
International Baccalaureate Organization
Telephone: 212-696-4464
Web site: www.ibo.org
E-mail: transcripts.ibna@ibo.org